Luke [NOOK Book]

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Most Bible commentaries take us on a one-way trip from the twentieth century to the first century. But they leave us there, assuming that we can somehow make the return journey on our own. In other words, they focus on the original meaning of the passage but don't discuss its contemporary application. The information they offer is valuable -- but the job is only half done! The NIV Application Commentary Series helps us with both halves of the interpretive task. This new and unique series shows readers how to ...

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Luke

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Overview

Most Bible commentaries take us on a one-way trip from the twentieth century to the first century. But they leave us there, assuming that we can somehow make the return journey on our own. In other words, they focus on the original meaning of the passage but don't discuss its contemporary application. The information they offer is valuable -- but the job is only half done! The NIV Application Commentary Series helps us with both halves of the interpretive task. This new and unique series shows readers how to bring an ancient message into modern context. It explains not only what the Bible means but also how it can speak powerfully today.

Bock shows why the Gospel of Luke is "tailor-made for the modern world . . . our modern multicultural world with its sometimes bitter ethnic divisions." Includes vital background information and passage-by-passage commentary on the text. An excellent reource for all who study, preach, or teach the Scriptures.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780310559085
  • Publisher: Zondervan
  • Publication date: 8/19/2009
  • Series: The NIV Application Commentary
  • Sold by: Zondervan Publishing
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 640
  • Sales rank: 581,558
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Darrell L. Bock (PhD, University of Aberdeen) is research professor of New Testament studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. Known for his work in Luke-Acts, Dr. Bock is a Humboldt Scholar (Tubingen University in Germany), an editor-at-large for Christianity Today, and a past president of the Evangelical Theological Society (2000-2001). A New York Times bestselling author, Bock has written over thirty books, including Luke in the NIV Application Commentary series.

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Table of Contents

General Preface
Author's Preface
Introduction
Outline of Luke
Commentary
Bibliography
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    Actualy can you tell him brandi's mind is erased so he can come back now

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    Idk lucas was burning in he.ll first res

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